Graduate Certificate in Control Systems
University of Michigan – Dearborn

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Control Systems program prepares students to work with the critical center of vehicle systems, including climate control for passenger comfort in an automobile, automobile cruise control, engine control and pollution control.  The curriculum provides a thorough understanding of physical models of the process, mathematical modeling techniques, transient behavior of systems and dynamic characteristics of a physical system.  Students will learn about system modeling, continuous and discrete time control techniques including analog and digital PID controllers, digital control, fuzzy logic control, and neural network controller, as well as multivariable control and design strategies for multivariable processes.


  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or related discipline
  • Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission